National Centre for Early Music

[Skip navigation]
Navigation Menu

Early Music Directory


Search directory

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Consone Quartet
Period(s) Classical
Style of ensemble Instrumental, Consort

Biography

Winners of the 2016 Royal Over-Seas LeagueStrings/Keyboard Ensemble Prize, the Consone Quartet is dedicated to exploring and recreating the sound worlds of the classical and early romantic string quartet repertoire through period instrument performance.

The quartet's success at the finals of the York Early Music International Young Artists Competition 2015 brought them the EUBO Development Trust Prize and a place on the prestigious Eeemerging project (European Emerging Ensembles) supporting young early music ensembles within the framework of the Creative Europe programme. The group was invited to perform at the 2015 REMA showcase in Prague and at the 2015 Concerts in the West series.

Consone quartet has performed on BBC Radio 3 for the programme "Between the Ears" and has participated in master classes with members of Florilegium (UK) and Ironwood (Australia). In April 2014, Consone Quartet travelled to Bolivia to perform with the Arakaendar Choir, directed by Ashley Solomon. The Quartet looks forward to forthcoming performances at Buckingham Palace, Wigmore and Cadogan Halls, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and at the AMUZ in Antwerp among others.

Sample programme

Members Names
Agata Daraskaite, Magdalena Loth-Hill - violins
Elitsa Bogdanova - viola
George Ross - violoncello

Telephone Number
+447800515397

Email address
consonequartet@gmail.com

Website address
www.consonequartet.com

Other associated sites
www.twitter.com/consonequartet